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Global Food Security Forum, Malaysia

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This two-day forum on food and nutritional security will take place from the 6 - 8 July 2014 and will focus in particular on the ASEAN region.

Pollution is driving force behind growth of nuisance algal scums, study finds

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Potentially toxic microbes which pose a threat to our drinking water have undergone a dramatic population explosion over the last 200 years as a result of pollution, research involving experts from The University of Nottingham has found.

New tools to breed cereal crops that survive flooding

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Crop scientists have identified the mechanism used by plants in stress conditions to sense low oxygen levels and used advanced breeding techniques to reduce yield loss in barley in water-logged conditions.

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